The Laskar Pelangi movie is adapted from a novel which is written by a new Author in Indonesian literature world, Andrea Hirata. The story is about real experiences of Andrea Hirata who uses name “Ikal” in his book. He told his story about study in remote elementary school which is called Sekolah Muhammadiyah in Bangka Balitong. In this school, there were only 10 students. All of these students were called “laskar Pelangi” by their lovely teacher, Ibu Muslimah. She gave this name, inspirited from the situation while they are watching some rainbow at the sky. During the study, they have a lot of nice experience that can be inspiring for people who read the book.